First Chamber Breakfast Meeting of 2015!
Date: Friday 9th of January 2015
Time: 7:30 AM
On Saturday November 15th 2014, the Regional District of Kootenay Boundary (RDKB) will hold the General Local Government Election.
YOUR VOTE REALLY COUNTS this year so please make the effort to vote!
Included here is all of the information regarding why you should vote and instructions on how to vote.
Important dates to note -
NOVEMBER 7- Deadline to Request a “Mail in Ballot”
NOVEMBER 5 AND 12 - Vote in person at the advance polls at Beaverdell or Rock Creek
NOVEMBER 15 - Actual VOTING DAY at the White Crystal Inn, Big White, 8am - 8pm
Anyone with an interest in Big White AND a right to vote needs to -
a) Pick the candidate who has Big White’s interests always in mind.
b) Even more importantly, demonstrate to the provincial government that we have an engaged and active community so we can successfully start to explore Resort Municipality and other Governance Options for our future as soon as the elections are over.
c) Show the successful and unsuccessful candidates that Big White DOES have a voter base and is worth paying attention to!
Click through to read the full posting with all election and voting details and applicable forms!
Three candidates have thrown their name into the race for Regional Director Area E (which includes Big White) at the upcoming Municipal Elections on November 15th 2014:
Bill Baird - incumbent
Vicki Gee - Bridesville
Bill Bosovich - Rock Creek
Come and listen to each candidate at various presentations at Big White over the coming weeks. Watch the Chamber website and Facebook page for details of dates and times!
Check out the front page article on Castanet today. Great positive messages to send to Regional District. Thanks to all Chamber members and the wider community for being so involved. Next date for your calendar for this issue is Wednesday August 20th.